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Maintain optimal drainage by implementing preventive measures to avoid clogs. Learn efficient ways to tackle underlying plumbing issues proactively. Keep drains clear by regularly cleaning and using drain guards. Handle drain clogs promptly with DIY solutions or seek professional help for...

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Regular drain maintenance is essential to prevent the need for costly main line replacements. Plumbing Plus in San Diego County emphasizes the importance of proactive drain care to ensure the smooth operation of your plumbing system and avoid major...

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Maintaining a clog-free plumbing system is essential for the smooth functioning of your San Diego home. Clogged drains can lead to inconvenience, water damage, and costly repairs if left untreated. Fortunately, there are proactive steps you can take to prevent plumbing clogs and keep your pipes...

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Keeping your drains clear and free from blockages is crucial for maintaining a healthy plumbing system in your San Diego home, that’s where Plumbing Plus comes in. Over time, debris, grease, and mineral buildup can accumulate in your pipes, leading to...

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Most homeowners are familiar with the concept of drain cleaning. However, there's another crucial aspect that often goes unnoticed — drain descaling. Learn more about why drain descaling is important and how it works. If you’re in need of drain descaling in San Diego,...

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When it comes to maintaining our homes, plumbing is often an overlooked aspect. Many homeowners tend to underestimate the importance of regular plumbing maintenance. However, neglecting this essential task can lead to costly repairs and significant inconveniences down the line. At Plumbing Plus...

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When it comes to maintaining your home, some tasks may slip under your radar. One of the most commonly overlooked areas is drain maintenance. Many homeowners underestimate the importance of proper drain care and the...

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Sewage Line Repair & Replacement Services

The sewer system is one of the essential systems in your home and a necessary component of everyday life. It plays a vital role in the function of your plumbing system. This is why when you experience a broken or blocked sewer...

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So you’ve got a clog? Don’t worry, it happens, and it happens often! Clogs are one of the most common plumbing emergencies. And one of the most annoying ones, as well. Drains can be blocked for a variety of reasons, from cooking oil and washed off food to hair and soap residue. Even if you’ve...

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The sewer system is one of the most important systems for your household. It is essential to your everyday needs. Imagine if you weren’t able to take a shower, use the dishwasher or the sinks. These appliances are all connected to the sewer line. So nobody wants clogged lines and the sewer to...

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Home remodeling is a great way to give your kitchen or bathroom a brand new look and improve their functionality. It also gives you a chance to make better choices in terms of equipping your home with eco-friendly products. We’re not just talking materials, but features like appliances and...

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Most homeowners use their plumbing system carelessly, forgetting that everything they flush could come back to haunt them if they aren’t careful. When used improperly, the odors can rush back through the pipes and permeate your home, leading to an unpleasant situation. But the smell is not the...

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As homeowners are becoming more environmentally aware, new technologies and methods are being developed to save our natural resources. The chances are that every household is spending way more water than it actually needs and that they can find ways to save a lot of it. The bathroom and the...

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Many San Diego homeowners feel comfortable fixing minor plumbing issues themselves. But some emergencies are too serious and too difficult to tackle yourself, especially without proper tools and experience. You have to learn to recognize which plumbing emergencies demand expertise and which ones...

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Many San Diego homeowners call us only when there’s a plumbing emergency. When faced with something less pressing, like a simple clog, many homeowners bust out their DIY drain cleaning kit and take a shot at the nasty clog themselves. Though more often than not, even the most DIY-savvy...

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Plumber Working on Water HeaterYou might think a water heater leak is just a small issue, while in fact it could quickly evolve into a serious problem. Even if the amount of water leaking is small, it can still cause serious damage to your floors and walls. Even worse, water leaking from the...

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Whenever you experience low water pressure in your bathroom or any other single room, there is a list of a few simple troubleshooting tips you can use to determine whether the problem lies in the faucet, the pipes or somewhere else. Sometimes the problem may lie in the fixtures, but it might...

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An emergency can strike at any time, and one of the most dangerous and devastating kind is a plumbing emergency. Plumbing emergencies can range from minor ones such as broken or frozen pipes to more serious ones like broken sewer lines or gas leaks. These could have hazardous effects on your...

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Taking care of faulty plumbing is not a simple undertaking as many would lead you to believe. Depending on the service you need, you may need to hire a plumber with a particular set of skills and equipment, and hiring a trustworthy Escondido plumber will guarantee that you are getting the...

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All the drains in your home are connected to the main sewer line that carries the wastewater from your home to the city sewer system. However, as we previously expanded upon, the sewer line is susceptible to an array of potential hazards that can slow down or completely stop the wastewater flow....

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Foam Insulation for PipesThe winter can be extremely harsh on your plumbing system. The sudden drop in temperature can cause a variety of plumbing issues, which is why it’s extremely important to prepare for the upcoming season by addressing all the problems and doing everything to prevent new...

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The plumbing and the sewer system are among the most, if not the most important systems in your home. The two working together in harmony is key to a normal life. Without the sewer system, you wouldn’t be able to use your shower, sink or washer. Being that it is so important, proper maintenance...

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Tankless water heaters are growing ever more popular with San Diego homeowners, due to being cost effective and the fact that they are an innovative step forward compared to old water heater models. However, because tankless water heaters are relatively on the market, many homeowners are...

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Hard Water and a Leaking FaucetMost American households, roughly 85% of them, share the same water condition known as hard water. As water passes through rocks and soil on the way to our home, it picks up various minerals which are dissolved in the water, for example magnesium and calcium. When...

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In our last article we touched upon some useful tips you should know in case you ever face a plumbing emergency. Plumbing emergencies occur without a warning and it is important to keep your head cool and not do something that will only make matters worse. Your first step should be to shut off...

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Plumber Plunging a SinkA plumbing emergency usually occurs without a warning, but high temperatures are known to be the cause of a large percent of plumbing emergencies in San Diego. With the summer heat lurking around the corners, it is good to know what you can do to prevent a disaster. The...

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Hair Caught in DrainMost homeowners enjoy spending time in their bathroom, whether they are taking long and relaxing showers, taking selfies or getting ready for work. Many of them aren’t even aware that some of their daily habits can be extremely harmful to the plumbing. Leading San Diego...

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Drain Cleaning Poway California If water flows away very slowly, it is a clear indication you have a clog somewhere down the drain. Note if you require a 24 hour plumber click here. Drains commonly get clogged because people often use them as garbage disposals. As a consequence, gunk builds up...

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Running Water From a FaucetPlumbing Fixtures and Fittings Future Market With rapid advancements in technology in general, an average American household cannot be imagined by cutting-edge technology. Homeowners now strive to build a smarter, healthier and cozier home but also save water and...

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Homeowners across the US have turned more environmentally-conscious in recent years. Many now consider energy-saving options for their homes, especially options for saving water. To that end, modern dishwashers are not only time-saving, but can also save water. However, whether you use a newer...

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Water Dripping From FaucetIf you are looking for ways to save more water at home, the best and safest way is to buy energy and water-efficient products, ranging from toilets, washing machines and dishwashers to sprinkler nozzles. Even though they can save both your water and money in the long...

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Plumber Working Under SinkPlumbing projects shouldn't be taken lightly, because in most cases, doing it properly and avoiding further damage requires hiring a skilled contractor, which means you need to organize yourself in terms of time and money. Luckily, there are so many simple tricks you...

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When you need to hire a plumber, you may wonder whether a local business would give you a better service than a statewide or nationwide one. Since Plumbing Plus is a local plumbing service, of course we advocate for local businesses and here is why.

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Have you decided to have your bathroom remodeled? Here's what's trendy this year, if you are looking for ideas. National Bath And Kitchen Association reports that homeowners have become more interested in sleek, unfussy design that looks contemporary and fresh. Rustic elements haven’t been done...

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When water supply line leaks

The water supply line is buried minimum 3 feet below the ground and leaks are difficult to identify. They cannot be noticed through a spike in water consumption because the leaks are located before the point of the water meter. What can...

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Garbage disposal is a fantastic appliance that makes everyday living easier and duties more manageable. It’s quite a sturdy machine and most problems arise from improper operation and maintenance. If you keep in mind a few things when it comes to how you run your disposal and maintain it, the...

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Benefits of Tankless Water Heaters

Did you know that water heaters are the second biggest energy consumers among your household appliances? Consequently, they can cost you hundreds of dollars every year, and with electricity prices increasing steadily, this figure only...

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Plumbing Problems Caused by High Temperatures

Scorching high temperatures bring about some frequent plumbing problems. Here are some things you might want to be careful about. Detecting a plumbing problem early on usually minimizes the stress and the financial burden. So,...

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Are you thinking of improving the quality of the water you use in your home? Many homeowners who are considering this investment are unsure about the differences between water filters and water softeners and their respective benefits. A basic understanding of the essentials concerning these two...

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If you’re reading this blog, chances are you’re not a plumber. You’ve probably heard pipes are usually made of copper in the US, but it’s likely PEX pipes are unfamiliar to you. That’s understandable. PEX pipes have been used in Europe for decades and have demonstrated excellent performance and...

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As many of us are well aware, San Diego is in a severe drought that has only gotten worse over the last few months. At Plumbing Plus we want to help our customers and fellow San Diegans find ways for how you can prevent water waste in your community. It is our responsibility as San Diego...

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2015 High Tech Bathroom Trends As technology becomes more and more impressive, it is no surprise that people are seeking high tech bathroom solutions. As the leading plumbing company in San Diego, Plumbing Plus has forecasted the 2015 high tech bathroom trends we will be seeing this year. San...

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Plumbing is not something that is at the top of people’s minds and when it does come to mind, let’s just say the picture isn’t very pretty. Something many people do not realize is that plumbing isn’t all rusty pipes and clogged toilets, it does, however, play a large role in each of our daily...

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According to the American Gas Association, more than half of U.S. homes use natural gas for space heating and home appliances. Natural gas is indeed one of the safest and cleanest fossil fuels. It is also highly combustible, so if you happen to have a gas leak, you are at risk of fire and...

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In our last article, we touched on several signs that may warn you of a natural gas leak. Once the leak is detected in your home, both electric and fire sources will become a hazard. Natural gas cannot burn by itself and won’t ignite without getting in contact with oxygen and an ignition source....

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Tips for Maintaining Your Water Heater

In recent years, new, upgraded, and modified plumbing code requirements and the rising cost of manufacturing intricate plumbing equipment have driven the expense of replacing a water heater noticeably. Plumbing Plus is dedicated to...

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Why Water Filtration Systems are Worth the Investment

Did you know the average person spends over $100 per year on bottled water? If you have a family of four, that means you’re spending close to $500 every single year on water alone. So, is there a better solution? There...

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Hidden Dangers of Unfiltered Water

You probably already know that dirty water doesn’t taste so great and you may even know that it could potentially make you sick. But there are lots of hidden dangers lurking in unsanitary, unfiltered water and they can take a more toll on...

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Negative Effects of Hard Water on Plumbing

Hard water? That doesn’t sound possible, right? Water is a liquid so, how can it be hard? Well, if you’ve ever noticed ugly stains in your sinks or bathtubs or have noticed chalky-looking deposits on faucets or shower heads,...

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Sometimes it’s fairly easy to figure out if you have a leak in one of your pipes—the signs alone can be pretty clear. Things like wet flooring, ruined drywall, or puddles of water in your yard or lawn can all pretty much tell you that there’s a leak without really having to look at your plumbing...

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You grab a glass from the cabinet and turn on the faucet to the cool setting. You fill your glass and take a big gulp only to realize it just doesn’t quite taste as fresh and clean as some of the water you’ve gulped down in the past. You put the glass down and head over to the laundry room and...

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If you're looking for an effective way to clean out your pipes, you can't forget to hydrojet. This process helps you tackle serious clogs and blockages, leaving you with squeaky clean pipes that drain effortlessly every time

Hydrojetting is a powerful pipe cleaning solution that flushes...

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Wouldn’t it be nice if you never had to reach for a plunger or for that bottle of drain cleaner ever again? Not only would you save time, you’d save money on those chemical cleaning products as well as on plumbing repairs if and when those clogs got out of hand. Well, we can’t guarantee that...

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An overflowing toilet is every homeowner’s nightmare. When simple plunging won’t stop the cascade of water pouring onto your bathroom floor, it’s time to get to the root of the problem to avoid it from happening again. The following plumbing issues could be the culprit.

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Protecting Your Plumbing in the New Year

As we ring in the New Year, we commonly make resolutions to better ourselves in some way or another. But what about our homes? What can we do to help our plumbing run smoothly throughout the year? Here are three easy plumbing...

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Choosing the right water heater for your home is crucial to impacting your daily life and monthly expenses. With various types, sizes, and features available in the market, finding the perfect fit for your needs can be overwhelming. This blog post will discuss the top factors you must consider...

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Plumbing issues can cause significant damage to your home and put your family's safety at risk. Knowing the best practices to protect your home and loved ones from plumbing disasters is essential as a homeowner. This blog post will discuss the top 5 plumbing safety tips every homeowner needs to...

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When it comes to home repairs, it's tempting to take matters into your own hands. For those with a knack for DIY projects, this can be a fun and rewarding way to save money on minor repairs. However, when it comes to plumbing, there are certain issues that should never be tackled by anyone other...

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Going on vacation should be a time to relax and enjoy life, but the last thing you want is to come home to a plumbing disaster. There's nothing worse than finding your home flooded or dealing with costly water damage due to a burst pipe or other plumbing issue. But don't worry, Plumbing Plus is...

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When we pay our monthly bills, we get used to a routine. A certain amount goes to electricity, another amount goes to gas, and another portion goes to water. Generally, how much you pay for each stays within the same range monthly, with normal fluctuations due to extended use. However, when we...

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Popular Solutions to the Most Common Plumbing Problems

If you are having issues with your pipes or are concerned about the strength of your pipes due to their age, you might be looking into potential solutions. Two of the most common are pipe relining and pipe replacement,...

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Benefits of Point-of-Entry Water Filtration and Point-of-Use Water Filtration

A water filtration system is connected to your existing water supply to reduce harmful impurities and other contaminants in the local water supply. These impurities can result in sediment, bad...

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The holidays are upon us, and while they are certainly a time of joy and cheer for all, they can also spell disaster for your plumbing. With all the people coming in and out of your house, your plumbing system is likely to see more use this season than at any other time of the year. The last...

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Pee-yew, what is that smell? Ever walk into the kitchen only to be smacked in the face with a foul smell that seems to be coming from the sink? Even if you use a sink strainer and are diligently using your garbage disposal to get rid of food scraps, that drain can still emit some very bad odors....

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A gas leak can be a very dangerous problem. If you smell gas in your home, it is essential to evacuate immediately and call your utility company. This blog post will explain how to safely evacuate if you smell gas in your home and provide some tips for what NOT to do.

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The holidays are a time of celebration and joy, but they can also be a time when your garbage disposal takes on more than it can handle. From pumpkin pie remains to turkey bones, the holiday season can leave your garbage disposal clogged and smelly if you're not careful.

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What Are The Benefits of Using A Water Treatment Service?

Water is essential to life, but it can also be filled with bacteria, chemicals, and other contaminants that are hazardous to our health. This is why many people use a water treatment service for their homes. A water...

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When it comes to the safety and efficiency of your home's gas system, Plumbing Plus is the trusted local plumber in Poway, CA, and the surrounding areas. In this blog, we will explore the top four signs that indicate you may need a gas line reroute....

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At Plumbing Plus in Poway, CA, we understand the importance of finding cost-effective and energy-efficient solutions for residential plumbing needs. One such solution that has gained popularity is tankless water heaters. These innovative systems offer...

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As a new homeowner, it's important to familiarize yourself with the plumbing in your house to ensure everything runs smoothly. Plumbing issues can be costly and inconvenient, so having basic knowledge on how to maintain your plumbing system is essential....

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Having a reliable plumbing service on hand is essential for homeowners and businesses dealing with plumbing issues. Plumbing Plus is a local plumber in Poway and San Diego, CA, offering comprehensive residential and commercial plumbing...

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Regular plumbing maintenance is essential to ensure that everything runs smoothly and that small issues don't become costly problems. Plumbing Plus in Poway and San Diego, CA, is here to ensure your plumbing system is functioning...

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As a homeowner, your water heater plays an important role in providing hot water for your daily needs. However, just like any other appliance, water heaters wear out over time and require replacement. If you’re experiencing issues with your water heater, it's time to seek professional assistance...

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Welcome to our site! We are in the process of building our blog page and will have many interesting articles to share in the coming months. Please stay tuned to this page for information to come. And if you have any questions about our business or want to reach out to us, we would love for you...

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